Month: April 2019

Exclusive interview with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

From: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Minutes after the last bell rang recently at Atlanta’s Booker T. Washington High School, I was in a conference room there talking to Terriyln Rivers-Cannon, the National School Social Worker of the Year. She is not only the first Georgian to hold that title, she is also the first African American […]

Atlanta Public Schools Congratulates Dr. RC on the 2019 National School Worker of the Year Award

From: Talk Up APS Atlanta Public Schools is proud to announce that Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon has been named the 2019 National School Social Worker of the Year by the School Social Workers Association of America (SSWAA) for her outstanding contributions to the profession of school social work. Dr. Rivers-Cannon was recently recognized at a special […]

April 5 is Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon Day

United States Representatives Proclamation from U.S. Representative Henry “Hank” Johnson Jr. of the 4th Congressional District designates April 5th as Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon Day. The proclamation follows: (Text from the image, transcribed) UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES PROCLAMATION WHEREAS, Dr. Terrilyn Rivers-Cannon is a professional School Social Worker dedicated to enhancing the well-being and advocating for the […]